Green Building


Georgia Tech Engineered Biosystems Building

By Lynda Herrig, P.E., Heather Holdridge, LEED FELLOW, Brent Amos, AIA, David Thomson, AIA August 31, 2018 The Engineered Biosystems Building was designed to bring together researchers from bioscien...


Johnson Controls is proud to be the Official “Smart Building

24 August 2018 The bar has been set very high. Fans no longer need to leave the house to become fully immersed in a game or a concert, now that 55-inch televisions, virtual reality headsets and home ...


London signs up to 2050 net-zero carbon buildings pledge

23 August, 2018 Commitments to rethink planning and construction of new and old buildings forms part of wider push by a range of major cities to realise the key commitments of the Paris Agreement &n...


APUEA features Johnson Controls solar + distributed energy s

August 23, 2018 Spotlight on how the University of Hawai‘i is moving toward 100% renewable energy By 2019, the University of Hawai‘i (UH) Maui College will be capable of producing as m...


EAL Alternatives 4 LIFE at the UNEP OzonAction Workshop on R

14th August 2018 REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE was represented at the 2nd International Stakeholders Workshop on the Refrigeration Servicing Sector organised by UN Environment 's OzonAction last month...


Controls: keep it simple

9/8/2018 Synapsys Solutions is calling for a more simple approach to building controls.   With building owners and managers looking for fast and effective solutions to optimise performance to...


United States Courthouse, Los Angeles By Steven Zimmerman, A

Aug 07, 2018 The design of the new United States Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles is modern in spirit yet rooted in classic principles of federal architecture. It features processional steps, grand...


Rick Bestwick best standards in the industry

1st August 2018 Chesterfield, UK: Rick Bestwick’s Chesterfield site has gained AA+ status following an unannounced audit from BRC Global Standards.   Andrew Lawrence, site manager, Rick Bestwick Chesterfield, said: “The BRC unannounced audit program is the toughest in the industry. It requires coldstores to be in exemplary condition year-round in preparation for an inspection t...


European Parliament Approves Revised Energy Performance of B

25th July 2018 The Commission welcomes final vote on energy performance of buildings…    The European Parliament has just approved the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Dire...

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